The Aviva yacht (Photo: plo.vn) Da Nang (VNA) – British billionaire Joe Lewis is touring Vietnamese famous destinations of Da Nang, Hoi An and Ha Long on his 150 million-USD super-yacht Aviva. While docking at Tien Sa port in the central city of Da Nang, he invited Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Huynh Duc Tho onboard on May 14. British billionaire Joe Lewis (centre) and Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Huynh Duc Tho (R) onboard (Photo: plo.vn) During his tour around the boat, the local leader said he hoped Da Nang would welcome more super-yachts like this in the time ahead. The British billionaire took a walk on the Golden Bridge, a 150-metre-long pedestrian bridge in Ba Na Hill resort in the city, on May 15 Aviva’s next destinations will be Hoi An in the central province of Quang Nam and Ha Long in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh. The two cities respectively house UNESCO-recognised world cultural heritage site Hoi … [Read more...] about British billionaire sails Aviva yacht in Vietnam
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CALVIN Harris has secured his status as the biggest DJ in the world. But what else is there to know about him? And how much is he worth? Here's what we know... Who is Calvin Harris? Calvin Harris, 34, was born Adam Richard Wiles on January 17, 1984 and is a Scottish DJ, singer, songwriter, and record producer. He began his career with his debut album I Created Disco, which was was released in June 2007. In 2009, Calvin released his second offering, Ready for the Weekend, which went straight in at Number One on the UK Albums Chart and was later certified gold. Calvin shot to international stardom with the release of his third studio album 18 Months in October 2012. He is up for TWO BRITs at this year's awards - Best British Artist Video of the Year and Best British Single. What are Calvin Harris' biggest songs? Calvin has notched up numerous hits, which include: This Is What You Came For (Ft Rihanna) Feels (Ft Pharrell, Katy Perry and Big Sean) I'm Not Alone Summer How Deep Is Your … [Read more...] about How much is Calvin Harris worth, what are the One Kiss with Dua Lipa singer’s hit songs and who has the DJ dated?
Another holiday season has arrived, and with the current economic situation still looking unpromising, targets set for the start of the year are unlikely to be met. However, regardless of widespread belt-tightening, people everywhere are still trying to do what they can to share with those less fortunate than themselves. Just last month, one of our young reporters based in the central province of Thua Thien - Hue set up a charity with his peers to help children in the former battlefield of A Luoi. A picture of a young smiling kid in a faded jacket touched all of us. The caption is even more meaningful. "Dear all, this child comes from a poor ethnic Pa Co family. His father died of leukemia and his mother is waiting for surgery to remove a tumour. We are trying to raise money for her. "You can see his radiant smile, and we have donated a warm jacket to him, but underneath, he doesn't have a proper pair of trousers. "We take in anything: old clothes, books and shoes. Toys are a … [Read more...] about It’s how you give that matters, not how much
VietNamNet Bridge – When the exam season comes, university students whisper in each other’s ears that an envelope with 500,000 dong inside would be enough to buy 10 marks, while 400,000 dong would bring 8 marks . NTT, a third year student of a school in Hanoi, decided to consult with an elder student who has “experiences” in buying marks. The student told T that she needs to visit the lecturers some days just before the exam days and give the lecturers “envelops.” The lecturers would consider the sums of money inside the envelops to decide how many marks to give to T for her exam papers. Not only T, but other students have also been rushing to visit lecturers to seek “lifeboats” which can ensure that they would pass the exams. In fact, visiting lecturers at their home and giving envelops is a popular thing students always do in the exam season. The sale and buy of marks has become so popular that everyone could know about the … [Read more...] about How much do marks cost?
Do you think the visa reduction will encourage tourists to come to Viet Nam? Visa exemptions to take effect Visa free policy can attract millions of tourism dollars Viet Nam mulls reducing visa fees for foreigners It's not just a question of how many tourists visit, but how tourism helps the economy, Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism head Nguyen Van Tuan tells Kinh Te & Do Thi (Economy and Urban Affairs). What are the main development obstacles that the tourism sector is facing, and how can they be overcome? First of all, the sector should create good and unique tourism products. We should take advantage of places with great international prestige, like Ha Long Bay and the Son Doong Cave. Getting a visa is still a concern for foreign tourists. Though the procedures have been simplified recently, tourists are still facing difficulties in getting visas. However, I think the visa exemptions granted recently will bring in more advantages and make the national tourism … [Read more...] about How much VN earns is more important than how many visit